Rescue operation continued by NDRF personnel landslide site at Pettimudi in Idukki near Munnar. Reportedly, at least 12 more people are still missing after the landslide hit the tea workers' settlement on August 6 night.
Debris lie on the ground after a landslide due to heavy rainfall in the area, in Idukki district. Five people were killed when a mound of earth caved in on a row of houses of tea estate workers at Pettimudi.
A view of the Idukki Dam as water level continued to rise in the reservoir in Iduki dam area of Kerala. A red alert was issued for Idukki and its adjoining districts in view of the possibility of release of more water from the Idukki reservoir.